Petaluma Junior High School

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Reviews
14
Grades
7-8
Students
698
Type
Public
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More

Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Math
50%
State avg: 37%
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English
67%
State avg: 48%
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Science
84%
State avg: 61%
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Student progress
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Equity
5/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Worth a deeper look:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing about as well as other students in the state, but this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps? Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What’s the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
70%
Hispanic
22%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
2%
Black
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Filipino
1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
23 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
376 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
94%
State avg: 91%
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14 Reviews
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Neighborhood
700 Bantam Way
Petaluma, CA 94952
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Last modified: July 12, 2017
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